Tax Policy Colloquium

Loyola Tax Policy Colloquium

Except as noted, Loyola Law School's Tax Policy Colloquium meets on Mondays during the Fall semester from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. in Room G-202 (Girardi Advocacy Center, second floor, Courtroom of the '90s). Faculty members from other law schools are welcome. Lunch is provided. RSVP to Bridget Klink at 213.736.1407 or

Fall 2017 Schedule


Date Speaker Topic Commentator(s)

Joseph Bankman

Collecting the Rent: The Global Battle to Capture MNE Profits

Jeffery Atik
Theodore Seto

Loyola Marymount (Loyola-LA)
 10/02 Edward Kleinbard
USC (Gould)
The Right Tax at the Right Time

Jordan Barry
San Diego

Mark Garmaise
UCLA Anderson (Management)

 10/09 Zachary Liscow
Policy Under Political Constraints

Michael Guttentag
Katherine Pratt

Loyola Marymount (Loyola-LA)


Leonard Burman
Tax Policy Center

A Tax Credit to Make Work Really Pay

Edward McCaffery
USC (Gould)

Marshall Steinbaum
Roosevelt Institute
 10/23 Eric Toder
Tax Policy Center
How do We Tax the Income of Entrepreneurs?

Victor Fleischer
San Diego

Roger Gordon
UC San Diego (Econ)
 10/30 Erin Scharff
Arizona State (O'Connor)
Green Fees: Pricing Externalities Under State Law

Kirk Stark


Kimberly Clausing
Reed (Econ)

Corporate Tax Reform in the Age of Trump

Edward Kleinbard
USC (Gould)

 11/13 David Herzig
The Enterprise of Work: Adjustments for Risky Labor

Michael Desmond
Law Offices of Michael J. Desmond

 11/20 Mirit Eyal-Cohen
The Cost of Inexperience

Eric Allen
USC Marshall (Accounting)

Elizabeth Pollman
Loyola Marymount (Loyola-LA)